ERIC Number: EJ632957
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
Levers for Change: Educational Opportunity Center's and Welfare Reform.
Opportunity Outlook, p2-9 Apr 2001
Asserts the importance of changing welfare policies to allow postsecondary education as a work activity. Discusses the history of welfare reform and the benefits of postsecondary education for welfare recipients; describes services provided to welfare recipients by several TRIO-sponsored Educational Opportunity Centers (EOCs); and offers recommendations for EOCs in pushing for allowance of postsecondary education for welfare recipients. (EV)
Descriptors: Advocacy, Educational Benefits, Policy Formation, Postsecondary Education, Program Descriptions, Welfare Recipients, Welfare Services
Council for Opportunity in Education, P.O. Box 90193, Washington, DC 20090-0193.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunities Reconciliation Act